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2020 Census: NC To Lose Out On Available $1.5 Trillion In Federal Funds

Posted on August 28, 2020

Why is the Census Important? A low Census response rate puts NC at risk of missing out on its fair share of more than $1.5 trillion in federal dollars from census-derived programs. This includes—but is not limited to—critical public services such as hospitals, schools, road repairs, and emergency response services. As of August 18, 2020,...
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City of Belmont Recently Featured In Travel Blog Series

Posted on August 7, 2020

Travel Blog Feature The City of Belmont was recently featured in a travel blog operated by Heather and Walter Burks called The Burks and Beyond. Heather and Walter are Gaston County natives that are also local business owners. In their travel blog series they showcase some of their favorite locations not only in Gaston County,...
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City of Belmont 4th of July Fireworks Going Ahead as Scheduled

Posted on July 4, 2020

WCNC report on local communities still hosting their 4th of July fireworks show.  To view the article or watch the story on WCNC click here.
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Welcome to our new website!

Posted on July 2, 2020

As you can see, things are very different. Not only do we have a a new website, we have a new logo! We have been working diligently to create a website that was not only beautiful, but significantly easier to navigate. Although our website is live and active, we are still working behind the scenes...
Tree Ordinance Update

Tree Ordinance Update 2020

Posted on June 25, 2020

Tree Ordinance Update The city has hired Davey Resource Group to assist in updating the city’s tree and landscape ordinance.  The intent is to evaluate and enhance city regulations related to our urban forest.  This project will focus on: Establishing best practices for Belmont for selecting, planting, maintaining, and conserving community trees; Translate the best...

UPDATE: Confirmed Cases and Deaths in Gaston County

Posted on June 7, 2020

As of July 1, 2020 there have been 1,168 confirmed cases and 11 confirmed deaths of COVID-19 Gaston County. To view the most up to date statistics visit: https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/dashboard#by-counties-map

Update Tuesday, May 5

Posted on May 5, 2020

The City of Belmont has begun a phased reopening of our parks.  As of today, Tuesday, May 5 the Davis Park tennis courts and the Kevin Loftin Riverfront Park boat landing are now open for public use.  On Friday, May 8 all walking areas, picnic shelters, baseball fields, soccer fields, and basketball courts will be...

State of Emergency Declaration

Posted on April 23, 2020

On April 23, 2020, the State of North Carolina has extended the stay at home order until May 8, 2020. ​The City of Belmont has declared a State of Emergency that goes into effect Wednesday, March 25th at 8 AM.  The declaration prohibits the use of public parks and public restrooms in the city limits...

NC Governor Issues Stay At Home Order

Posted on March 30, 2020

Effective March 30, 2020 at 5 PM. For more information on this order click here.

Gaston County Issues Stay At Home Order

Posted on March 27, 2020

Effective March 27, 2020 at 5 PM. For information on what you can and cannot due during this stay-at-home order click on the following links: English; Spanish For the full proclamation click here For FAQ's about the stay-at-home order click on one of the following links: English; Spanish
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